April 2017 Meeting
April 2017 Meeting
Our April meeting will be Monday April 17, 2017 at the ACME store located at 1474 North Main Street, North Canton. ACME is in the same shopping area as Ollie’s across from McDonald’s fast food. Suggested entrance is on the North side (facing Main Street) doorways. Veer left as you enter the store and proceed to the back where you will see a glass sided meeting room. The store Manager and security is aware that we will be carrying in boxes/containers of our models. Meetings start at are usual time of 6:30 PM. Be aware that no food or drink is allowed to be brought into the store facility. Hope to see you there.
There is a Theme Contest this month – ‘Anything Mustang’ sponsored by member Chris Vandergrift
The contest themes for the rest of 2017 currently are:
May – North Africa – Any Era’ sponsored by member Mike Guest
September – ‘Anything USMC ‘– Club is sponsoring in memory of Ed Kinney
October – ‘Monstrous’ sponsored by member Mike Leach.
November – ‘Tanks A Lot’ sponsored by member Larry Davis
There is a non-theme contest every month, whether or not a theme contest is planned. So bring whatever you’ve got and let’s fill up those tables!
If you would like to present a demo, or if you have a demo subject you would like to see presented, talk to one of the officers at the meeting. Odds are, many of the rest of us would be interested, also!
There will be reports from members on recent shows attended – Tricon in Pennsylvania, Stark Model Show at Tuslaw school and Region IV convention in Dayton, Oh.
Shows around the region that are upcoming:
Start End Chapter City/Area
04/07/2017 04/08/2017 Wright Field Scale Modelers (WrightCon – IPMS/USA Region IV Convention) Dayton, OH
04/09/2017 04/09/2017 Lorain County (Swap Meet) Westlake, OH
04/20/2017 04/22/2017 *AMPS International Convention Danbury, CT
05/20/2017 05/20/2017 Military Modelers Club Of Louisville Louisville, KY
07/26/2017 07/29/2017 IPMS/USA 2017 National Convention Omaha, NE
09/09/2017 09/09/2017 Toledo Port Clinton, OH
09/16/2017 09/16/2017 Dayton Area Plastic Modelers Dayton, OH
10/21/2017 10/21/2017 Cincinnati Scale Modelers Cincinnati, OH
11/05/2017 11/05/2017 John H Glenn / Western Reserve Cleveland, OH
* Denotes non-IPMS event (shown for info only)
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Hope to see you there and if you have a friend or young one interested in the hobby, bring them along.